There is a screw in the front of the original mount that is located underneath the handguard. The handguard must be removed and then this screw must also be removed before the original mount can be removed.
Removing the original mount may be a difficult task. Please use caution when removing the original mount and when installing our mount. Please refer to our video above for mounting instructions. We always recommend having our products installed by a competent and qualified gunsmith.
Metric screws are only available with hex heads. Check out the Tikka FAQ page here for more info.
We recommend measuring the hole spacing in your receiver to confirm it matches with the dimensions we have published.
Picatinny cross slots run the full length of the rail, which gives the shooter flexibility when mounting scope rings and other accessories. Our one-piece scope mounts are the obvious choice for hunters and tactical shooters alike.